Originally from Chicago, Kat Rejsek is currently an MFA candidate in Poetry at New York University, and earned her BFA in Creative Writing and Film with a minor in Music from Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She has been published in Iowa’s Best Emerging Poets, Hooligan magazine, CLIP magazine, and has work forthcoming in No Dear Magazine. She is a professor at NYU, the Web Editor for Washington Square Review, Assistant Poetry Editor at Pigeon Pages, a filmmaker, musician, and lives in Brooklyn, New York.